May 1987 - Shot from the South Tower facing south down onto the roadway overlooking a mass of people at the anniversary celebration for the Golden Gate Bridge. Photo: Deanne Fitzmaurice, The Chronicle / SF
"Woman in sensible armor! A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan.